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Senior Software Engineer
Search, Remote
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AWS
Django
Elasticsearch
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
Postgres
SQL
Python
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience working as a professional developer
  • Experience building and maintaining Search solutions on Elasticsearch (or other search engines) or relevant experience developing search solutions from scratch
  • Experience building APIs in Python
  • Experience with SQL databases
  • Experience working with one of the major cloud service providers GCP, AWS or Azure
  • Cross-team collaboration and communication skills
  • Eagerness to share your own ideas, and openness to those of others
Responsibilities
  • Help design our search solutions and APIs that expose bioinformatics data to scientists and power all applications on our roadmap
  • Take a data-driven approach to search relevance tuning and performance optimization
  • Work on the search team to build services for other teams to use in powering client-facing applications involving some of the largest Pharmaceutical companies in the world
  • Contribute to software design and architecture by using cloud design patterns and injecting your cloud expertise into the entire development lifecycle
  • Partner with engineering team members and other teams to devise and refine the new system's requirements
  • Work with your team, Staff Engineers, and Engineering Managers to help break down complex deliverables into small, iterative components that can be delivered incrementally in production
  • Employ best practices in using a broad platform of technologies within a cloud-based environment
  • Collaborate with other engineers to solve exciting data problems and mentor more junior Engineers on the team
  • Communicate cross-cutting decisions to all potentially impacted teams
  • Focus on what makes an impact
  • Be provided with an opportunity to grow constantly
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Django
  • Experience with GCP
  • Experience with PostgreSQL
  • Experience working with Data pipelines and workflows
BenchSci

201-500 employees

Biomedical AI research software
Benefits
  • Remote-first culture
  • Equity options
  • 15 days vacation + additional day every year
  • Unlimited flex time
  • Comprehensive health & dental benefits
  • Psychotherapist services
  • Annual Learning & Development budget
  • Home office set-up budget
  • Wellness, lifestyle & productivity spending account
Company Core Values
  • Focus
  • Advancement
  • Speed
  • Tenacity
  • Transparency